Tag archive for ‘Onnoghen’
By Bar and Bench On Sunday, January 22nd, 2017

CJN: Buhari’s handling of Onnoghen’s appointment ‘ll place Nigeria’s unity on trial–Group

A pro-democracy coalition has warned President Muhammadu Buhari against dropping Justice Walter Nkanu Onnoghen as the substantive Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), saying failure to send Onnoghen’s name to the More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, January 20th, 2017

Non confirmation of Onnoghen as CJN slowing down activities of judiciary–NBA

The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) on Thursday told President Muhammadu Buhari that his failure to activate process of confirming Justice Walter Onnoghen as the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) is slowing down activities More...

By Bar and Bench On Sunday, January 15th, 2017

Abia Guber: Why Onnoghen’s NJC must protect S’Court judges against intimidation–Group

A pro-democracy group operating under the name of South-East Democratic Coalition (SEDC) on Saturday invited the National Judicial Council (NJC) headed by the Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen More...

By Bar and Bench On Wednesday, January 11th, 2017

How Nigeria’s CJN, Onnoghen frustrated Gambia’s S’Court from forming quorum on Yahya Jammeh’s election petition

Strong indications emerged on Tuesday that Nigeria played a key role in frustrating the Gambia’s Supreme Court on Tuesday from forming a quorum to sit on a petition filed by the outgoing President of the tiny More...